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Tuesday, May 12th, 2015

In search of Capt. Morgan’s lost fleet, Texas State team identifies sunken 1681 shipwreck

Encarnación was one of several ships that sank in 1681 when a storm engulfed the Tierra Firme fleet en route to Portobelo, Panama from Cartagena, Colombia.

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013

Unicycle Football League stars in ode to strangeness

San Marcos’ homegrown Unicycle Football League was featured on a recent episode of the Travel Channel show, “Edge of America.” The six-minute segment aired last week.